Walden University offers the Master of Science in Human Resource Management for individuals who want to help businesses by helping the employees. With this online human resource degree, you will learn the strategic, organizational, management, and analytical skills employers seek, helping you advance your career. Courses focus on addressing an organization’s strategic business goals, teaching you to develop and manage performance systems, negotiate and resolve conflict, prioritize and manage budgets, and plan for future organizational needs. Students learn how to manage the organizations’ most valuable asset, their employees, by learning to attract, develop, and retain talents; build trust; and achieve credibility with the executive team as a strategic and valued partner. Students develop strategic planning skills that help them to address complex, real-world problems, providing relevant training and development that can be applied on the job.
Walden’s online human resource master's degree features Mursion, a virtual reality simulation tool that allows students to practice having difficult, high-stakes conversations in a safe environment. The program aligns with the nine competencies the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) requires to qualify for professional certification.
- A bachelor's degree or higher
- Completed online application and transcripts
- Materials you are required to submit may vary depending on the academic program to which you apply
School Accreditation Statement
The Higher Learning Commission